Tagged: blood


NHS BT staff battle through snow to save St George’s leukaemia patient

News & events | 9 Mar 2018 | Tags: blood Leukaemia NHS BT Stem Cell transplant

A leukaemia patient at St George‚Äôs received a lifesaving stem cell transplant last week after selfless staff at NHS Blood and Transplant (BT) battled through the snow to deliver the cells in time. Biomedical Scientists at NHS BT, Geoff White and Sue Bartlett, drove three-hours from their base in Southampton …


St George’s transfusion initiative named finalist in 2013 HSJ Efficiency Awards

News & events | 19 Jun 2013 | Tags: awards blood efficiency HSJ savings transfusion

St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, London, has been listed as a finalist in the 2013 HSJ Efficiency Awards for an innovative blood transfusion initiative which aims to improve patient safety and save money.